According the Ch 9 news contract negotiations have reached an impasse because Monaghan wants 30% more than what our final offer is. So much for the wonderful "local" boy that deserved the captaincy for his loyalty etc etc bla de bla de bla. Stuff him - let him go to England for all I care. If he wants Orford type money we may as well get Orford. Matabele will write more about this on the morrow. It's about time I had something to stick the teeth into. This winning business is getting boring.